This research was carried out to explore psychosocial and mental health issues of adults viewing pornography on the internet. Study Design: For this purpose, a qualitative research design was used. Method: In- depth interviews were conducted with twenty five university male students to explore the psychosocial issues in cases of internet pornography. After gathering the data from participants, a software, NVivo11 Plus was used for data management and analysis. This was also used for labelling and themes and categories generation. Results: After data analysis, main three categories generated on psychosocial issues associated with viewing internet pornography which were psychological issues, social issues and mental illness. Conclusion: Findings of the study indicate that males viewing internet pornography can be affected with psychosocial and mental health issues.
Razzaq, Komal and Rafiq, Muhammad
"Mental health of university male students Viewing internet pornography: A qualitative study,"
Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS): Vol. 14:
4, Article 7.
Available at: https://ecommons.aku.edu/pjns/vol14/iss4/7